Rep. Louis Stokes

Former Representative from Ohio’s 11th District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
1993-1998 Representative Ohio's 11th District
1969-1992 Representative Ohio's 21st District

See Also: Bioguide


Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Stokes sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Stokes is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Bills Sponsored

Some of Stokes’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 1969 to Dec 1998, Stokes missed 1,649 of 15,263 roll call votes, which is 10.8%. This is worse than the median of 2.6% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Dec 1998. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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